If he's waited this long to dip a toe in the water, given his success in pretty much every other reality genre, you have to imagine it's a concept that he feels will work. It's odd that this seems novel in 2016, but that's where we are.The process is new and borrows from Tinder and other dating apps: a man is brought in; each woman gets to meet him briefly, and then decide whether to walk left back to the bungalow, or walk right, to the tiki bar, which indicates they'd like more time with the guy.[04/15/16 - PM]Meet the Ladies Looking for Love on Mark Burnett's New Dating Show, "Coupled," Debuting Tuesday, May 17, on FOXHosted by Terrence "J" Jenkins and produced by Emmy Award winner Mark Burnett, the series gives the ladies first choice as they opt "yes" or "no" on each single man who arrives at their bungalows on the island of Anguilla.MEET THE LADIES LOOKING FOR LOVE ON MARK BURNETT'S NEW DATING SHOW, "COUPLED," DEBUTING TUESDAY, MAY 17, ON FOX Twelve women will begin their search for the one thing missing from their lives - love - on the series premiere of COUPLED, airing Tuesday, May 17 (- PM ET/PT) on FOX.Even for someone like Mark Burnett and we are excited to be working with him again.” Burnett is Executive Producer of BEAT SHAZAM, a new interactive musical game show based on the popular Shazam app.Contestants will be compete against the app which identifies the names of popular songs. Hosted by Terrence "J" Jenkins and produced by Emmy Award winner Mark Burnett ("Survivor," "The Voice"), COUPLED gives the ladies first choice as they opt "yes" or "no" on each single man who arrives at their bungalows on the island of Anguilla.As couples match up based on their instant chemistry, they'll jet off to another part of the island to put their relationships to the test.
There's always the potential that none of them did, and the guy's going to walk into an empty tiki bar. After some mingling time in the tiki bar, the guy gets to choose two women for further dating, and then later has to narrow it down to one woman to invite to stay with him in a bungalow.(The women do have some say in the matter, but it's still minimal.) Also also: it's summer.